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[30] R. Lagrange, F. Lopez Jimenez, D. Terwagne, M. Brojan and P. M. Reis, From wrinkling to global buckling of a ring on a curved substrate, J. Mech. Phys. Solids., accepted for publication [html, pdf]


[29] M. Fryer,  D. Terwagne, P. M. Reis and H. NepfFabrication of flexible blade models from a silicone-based polymer to test the effect of surface corrugations on drag and blade motionLimnol. Oceanogr. Methods, 13, 630-639.  [html, pdf]

[28] N. Stoop, R. Lagrange, D. Terwagne, P. M. Reis and J. DunkelCurvature-induced symmetry breaking determines elastic surface patterns, Nat. Mat., 14, 337.  [html, pdf, SI]

[27] M. Brojan, D. Terwagne, R. Lagrange and P. M. Reis, “Wrinkling crystallography on spherical surfaces”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 112, 14. [htmlpdf]


[26] D. Terwagne, M. Brojan and P. M. Reis, “Smart Morphable Surfaces for Aerodynamic Drag Control”, Adv. Mater., 26, 6608. [htmlpdf]

[25] S. Tianxiang, J. Liu, D. Terwagne, P. M. Reis and K. Bertoldi, “Buckling of an elastic rod embedded on an elastomeric matrix: planar vs. non-planar configurations”, Soft Matter, 10, 6294. [htmlpdf]


[24] D. Terwagne, F. Ludewig, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “The role of the droplet deformations in the bouncing droplet dynamics” Phys. Fluids 25, 122101. [htmlpdf]


[23] S. Gier, S. Dorbolo, D. Terwagne, N. Vandewalle and C. Wagner, “Bouncing of polymeric droplets on liquid interfaces”, Phys. Rev. E 86, 066314. [htmlpdf]

[22] N. Vandewalle, L. Clermont, D. Terwagne, S. Dorbolo, E. Mersch, G. Lumay and N. Vandewalle, “Symmetry breaking in a few-body system with magnetocapillary interactions”,  Phys. Rev. E 85, 041402. [htmlpdf]


[21] S. Dorbolo, M. Brandenbourger, F. Damanet, H. Dister, F. Ludewig, D. Terwagne, G. Lumay and N. Vandewalle,”Granular gas in a periodic lattice“, Eur. J. Phys. 32, 1465. [htmlpdf]

[20] G. Delon, D. Terwagne, S. Dorbolo, N. Vandewalle and H. Caps, “Impact of liquid droplets on granular media”, Phys. Rev. E 84, 046320. [htmlpdf]

[19] D. Terwagne and J.W.M. Bush, “Tibetan singing bowl”, Nonlinearity 24, R51-R66. Recommended by Professor D. Lohse. [htmlpdf]

[18] N. Vandewalle, M. Noirhomme, J. Schockmel, E. Mersch, G. Lumay, D. Terwagne and S. Dorbolo, “Hysteretic behaviour in three-dimensional soap film rearrangements”, Phys. Rev. E 83, 021403. [htmlpdf]

[17] J. Zawala, S. Dorbolo, D. Terwagne, N. Vandewalle and K. Malysa, “Bouncing bubble on a liquid/gas interface resting or vibrating”, Soft Matter 7, 6719. [htmlpdf]


[16] G. Delon, D. Terwagne, N. Adami, A. Bronfort, N. Vandewalle, S. Dorbolo and H. Caps, “Faraday instability on a network”, Chaos 20, 041103. [htmlpdf]

[15] D. Terwagne, T. Gilet, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “Double emulsion in a compound droplet”Coll. Surf. A : Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 365, 178-180 (2010). [htmlpdf]

[14] S. Dorbolo, D. Terwagne, R. Delhalle, J. Dujardin, N. Huet, N. Vandewalle and N. Denkov, “Antibubble lifetime : Influence of the bulk viscosity and of the surface modulus of the mixture”Coll. Surf. A : Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 365, 43-45. [htmlpdf]

[13] D. Terwagne, T. Gilet, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “From a bouncing compound drop to a double emulsion”, Langmuir 26, 11680 (2010). [htmlpdf]

[12] T. Gilet, D. Terwagne and N. Vandewalle, “Droplet sliding on fibres”, Eur. Phys. J. E 31, 253. [htmlpdf]


[11] D. Terwagne, N. Mack, S. Dorbolo, T. Gilet, J.-Y. Raty and N. Vandewalle, “The mayonnaise droplet”, Chaos 18, 041104 (2009). [htmlpdf]

[10] N. Vandewalle, D. Terwagne, T. Gilet, H. Caps and S. Dorbolo, “Antibubbles, liquid onions and bouncing droplets”, Coll. Surf. A : Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 344, 42. [htmlpdf]

[9] T. Gilet, D. Terwagne and N. Vandewalle, “Digital microfluidics on a wire”  Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 014106. [htmlpdf]

[8] D. Terwagne, T. Gilet, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “Metastable bouncing droplets”Phys. Fluids 21, 054103. [htmlpdf]


[7] D. Terwagne, T. Gilet, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “From bouncing to boxing”, Chaos 18, 041104 (2008). [htmlpdf]

[6] S. Dorbolo, D. Terwagne, N. Vandewalle and T. Gilet, “Resonant and rolling droplets”, New J. Phys. 10, 113021. [htmlpdf]

[5] A. Eddi, D. Terwagne, E. Fort and Y.Couder, “Wave propelled ratchets and drifting rafts”, Europhys. Lett. 82, 44001. [htmlpdf]

[4] T. Gilet, D. Terwagne, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “Dynamics of a bouncing droplet onto a vertically vibrated interface”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 167802. [htmlpdf]

[3] D. Terwagne, T. Gilet, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “A drop of spectroscopy”Physicalia Magazine30(3), 1-10. [pdf]


[2] D. Terwagne, N. Vandewalle and S. Dorbolo, “Lifetime of a bouncing droplet”, Phys. Rev. E76, 056311. [htmlpdf]


[1] N. Vandewalle, D. Terwagne, K. Mulleners, T. Gilet and S. Dorbolo, “Dancing droplets onto liquid surfaces”, Phys. Fluids18, 091106. [htmlpdf]

Ph.D Thesis

D. Terwagne, “Bouncing droplets, the role of deformations”, Ph.D. thesis, Université de Liège, 2011. [pdf]

Our work featured in the press, a selection:

Smart Morphable Surfaces

Morphable surfaces could cut air resistance on MIT front page

Morphing dimpled skin could help cars reduce drag on New Scientist

The Tibetan Singing Bowl

 To be continued …

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